The communication manager supports the assistant director for communication in planning, developing and implementing wide range of communications for the Division of Student Affairs. This position is responsible for the creation and distribution of strategic communications and targeted marketing materials that support the division's mission, vision and objectives. The preferred candidate will exhibit excellent writing and editing skills, a working knowledge of Associated Press style, and demonstrated skills in desktop publishing, website management, mobile apps, social media and content management systems. The communication manager is responsible for tracking and monitoring digital communications effectiveness and providing suggestions in regard to best practices. He or she will be tasked with fostering collaborative relationships with departments within the Division of Student Affairs to stay informed and abreast of new initiatives, products and services. Familiarity with design, photography, videography and other multimedia is preferred but not required.
The communication manager, is responsible for helping to plan, develop, and implement a variety of communications for a wide audience in the online and digital space. This includes broadcast correspondence of email campaigns, online surveys and multimedia distribution through a variety of digital communications tools, as well as original graphic designs, photography and multimedia as needed to include in digital and print marketing campaigns.
The communication manager creates original content for a websites, assists in the creation, transition and management of web content to Drupal CMS, assists in creating and posting content to various digital platforms, and implements new technologies and online tools as they emerge and are adopted.
Bachelor’s degree in Visual Communication, Multimedia Arts, Marketing, Web Design, UX Design, Web Development
1-2 years related work experience
Planning Unit: Vice President for Student Affairs
Department: VP For Student Affairs
Applicants may contact this person if they have questions about this position: Monica Chapman, email@example.com
Employment Type: Full-Time Term
Commensurate with candidate's experience and qualification. Employees also enjoy a generous benefits package including health benefits, paid time off, and education benefits for employees and qualified dependents.
Internal Number: 29268
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